Period
to 18 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 97 63
Rank change year-on-year +38 -34 +3
Permanent jobs citing Retail 94 66 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.93% 2.65% 4.53%
As % of the General category 13.51% 8.86% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 71 54 160
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% -18.18%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,100 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £65,125
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -4.55%

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 696 745 1,379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 29.10% 29.94% 36.72%
Number of salaries quoted 510 525 930
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Reading

Retail
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail in Reading.

Salary trend for Retail in Reading

Retail
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Reading over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Retail.

1 31 (32.98%) Finance
1 31 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (28.72%) Capita
3 22 (23.40%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (19.15%) Scrum
5 17 (18.09%) Linux
6 15 (15.96%) HTML
6 15 (15.96%) Microsoft
7 14 (14.89%) CSS
8 13 (13.83%) C#
8 13 (13.83%) .NET
8 13 (13.83%) Web Development
8 13 (13.83%) Degree
9 12 (12.77%) Umbraco
10 11 (11.70%) Relational Database
10 11 (11.70%) Project Management
10 11 (11.70%) Java
10 11 (11.70%) Python
10 11 (11.70%) ERP
11 10 (10.64%) MySQL
11 10 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (10.64%) QA
11 10 (10.64%) Java 8
12 9 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (8.51%) Windows
13 8 (8.51%) Mentoring
13 8 (8.51%) Bash Shell
13 8 (8.51%) Customer Requirements
14 7 (7.45%) DevOps

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (12.77%) Umbraco
2 3 (3.19%) CMS
3 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.06%) IIS
4 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (5.32%) NetSuite
2 2 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.13%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (6.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (5.32%) SaaS
3 4 (4.26%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (2.13%) GitHub
4 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.13%) PaaS
5 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.32%) Network Security
3 3 (3.19%) DHCP
3 3 (3.19%) DNS
3 3 (3.19%) Internet
4 2 (2.13%) WAN
5 1 (1.06%) BGP
5 1 (1.06%) DSL
5 1 (1.06%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.06%) Firewall
5 1 (1.06%) Intranet
5 1 (1.06%) IPsec
5 1 (1.06%) L2TP
5 1 (1.06%) MPLS
5 1 (1.06%) OSPF
5 1 (1.06%) PPP
5 1 (1.06%) SAN
5 1 (1.06%) SNMP
5 1 (1.06%) Wireless
5 1 (1.06%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.70%) Relational Database
2 10 (10.64%) MySQL
2 10 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Git (software)
1 7 (7.45%) Maven
2 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (32.98%) Finance
2 7 (7.45%) Advertising
3 6 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.26%) Law
5 3 (3.19%) Billing
6 2 (2.13%) Legal
6 2 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (17.02%) Developer
2 14 (14.89%) Consultant
3 12 (12.77%) Umbraco Developer
3 12 (12.77%) Web Developer
4 10 (10.64%) Java Engineer
5 9 (9.57%) Analyst
6 6 (6.38%) Junior
7 5 (5.32%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.32%) QA Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Graduate
8 4 (4.26%) Graduate Consultant
8 4 (4.26%) QA Test Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Software Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.19%) Administrator
9 3 (3.19%) Support Team Leader
9 3 (3.19%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.19%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.96%) HTML
2 14 (14.89%) CSS
3 13 (13.83%) .NET
4 7 (7.45%) Spring
4 7 (7.45%) Spring Boot
5 4 (4.26%) XML
6 1 (1.06%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.06%) Ember.js
6 1 (1.06%) HTML5
6 1 (1.06%) J2EE
6 1 (1.06%) Kafka
6 1 (1.06%) React
6 1 (1.06%) Vue.js
6 1 (1.06%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.32%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.19%) FMCG
4 3 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.19%) PMI
5 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.06%) Clustering
6 1 (1.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.06%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.06%) EPoS
6 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.06%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.06%) User Experience
6 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.09%) Linux
2 8 (8.51%) Windows
3 2 (2.13%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.06%) Solaris
4 1 (1.06%) Unix
4 1 (1.06%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.06%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (23.40%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (19.15%) Scrum
4 13 (13.83%) Web Development
5 11 (11.70%) ERP
5 11 (11.70%) Project Management
6 8 (8.51%) Customer Requirements
6 8 (8.51%) Mentoring
6 8 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (7.45%) Configuration Management
7 7 (7.45%) CRM
7 7 (7.45%) DevOps
7 7 (7.45%) Mathematics
8 6 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (6.38%) Migration
8 6 (6.38%) SDLC
9 5 (5.32%) Presales
9 5 (5.32%) Software Deployment
9 5 (5.32%) Test Scripting
9 5 (5.32%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.83%) C#
2 11 (11.70%) Java
2 11 (11.70%) Python
3 10 (10.64%) Java 8
4 8 (8.51%) Bash Shell
5 7 (7.45%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.45%) SQL
6 5 (5.32%) Perl
7 3 (3.19%) Groovy
8 2 (2.13%) X++
9 1 (1.06%) C
9 1 (1.06%) C++
9 1 (1.06%) Go
9 1 (1.06%) PHP
9 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (13.83%) Degree
2 6 (6.38%) AWS Certification
3 5 (5.32%) ISEB
3 5 (5.32%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.19%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.13%) ACCA
5 2 (2.13%) CIMA
5 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.06%) CCNA
6 1 (1.06%) CCNP
6 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.06%) MCITP
6 1 (1.06%) MCSA
6 1 (1.06%) MCSE
6 1 (1.06%) RHCE
6 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.64%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) GDPR
3 1 (1.06%) COBIT
3 1 (1.06%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.06%) Docker
2 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.06%) vCloud
2 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) Ansible
2 2 (2.13%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (1.06%) QRadar
3 1 (1.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (28.72%) Capita
2 15 (15.96%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.45%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.38%) Google
5 4 (4.26%) Cisco
5 4 (4.26%) VMware
6 3 (3.19%) Avaya
6 3 (3.19%) SAP
7 2 (2.13%) EMC
7 2 (2.13%) Epicor
7 2 (2.13%) Infor
7 2 (2.13%) Juniper
7 2 (2.13%) Sage
7 2 (2.13%) Xero
8 1 (1.06%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.06%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.06%) CyberArk
8 1 (1.06%) F5
8 1 (1.06%) Facebook
8 1 (1.06%) HP